New online courses include statistics, understanding wireless, and sports math
The University of Notre Dame is launching several online non-credit courses that will be available for free to anyone in the world.
The massive open online courses (MOOCs) are a hot development in higher education. Many colleges, including Indiana and Purdue universities, have started offering them in the past few years.
The first of Notre Dame's MOOCs, titled I "Heart" Stats," an introductory course to statistics, will start April 15. Other upcoming offerings: Understanding Wireless, starting May 18; Jesus in Scripture and Tradition, June...